Orchestra

Orchestra Director: Thomas Traini (thomas.traini@swcsd.us)

The orchestra is open to violin, viola,cello, and bass players who have successfully completed their 6th and 7th grade year of strings.

The orchestra meets daily during one period of the school day.

Outside of the school day, students will be required to attend five weekday evening or Saturday performances as well as arrive at school an hour early on about four occasions throughout the year for auditions or sectional practice.

Storage lockers are available for students' instruments.

Students are expected to bring home their instrument once a week for practice.

Students must sign up for orchestra with their current music teacher.

Orchestra Performance Dates


FALL CONCERT: Tuesday, October 22nd, 7:00 P.M. , at Grove City HS

HOLIDAY CONCERT: Monday, December 9th, 7:00 P.M., at the Grove City Church of the Nazarene

OHIO MUSIC EDUCATION ASSOCIATION'S (OMEA) SOLO AND ENSEMBLE CONTEST: Saturday, April 18th, at Central Crossing High School

SPRING CONCERT: Wednesday, May 13th, 7:00 P.M., at Grove City HS

OMEA JUNIOR HIGH LARGE GROUP CONTEST: Wednesday or Thursday, May 13th or 14th, at Capital University